- Sony/ATV Nashville has signed songwriter and producer Keith Stegall to a multi-year publishing agreement. Stegall has nine No. 1 singles to his credit as a writer, and 42 No. 1 as a producer, according to the press release announcing his signing He has produced a variety of albums that have collectively sold in excess of 60 million units, the announcement said. Currently, Stegall is in the studio with a new group, The Harters, and working on Clay Walker's follow-up album to 2007's Fall, among other projects that will soon be announced.

- RightsFlow has picked up two new clients: Artspages, the Oslo, Norway-based digital distributor; and Lionheart International, a Stockholm, Sweden-based record label.